Dr. David Malitz, MD

Dr. David Malitz, MD

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57 y/o
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Dr. David Malitz, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Evansville, IN. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

Ohio Valley Eye Institute

1001 Walnut St

Evansville, IN 47713
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Dry Eyes
very high
more than 91% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 77% of peers
Pterygium
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Malitz "To provide the highest quality affordable care to our patients."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Dilatation
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Headache
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Macular Dystrophy
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • White Meml MC
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Eye and Ear Infirm University Ill
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Courier and Press Best LASIK Surgeon, 2007-2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Malitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Malitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Malitz to family and friends
4.3
based on 175 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (175)

  • 5
    (126)
  • 4
    (17)
  • 3
    (9)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (21)

Dr. Malitz's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Henderson, Ky |
Excellent care!
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Evansville, IN |
I did not feel any warmth or friendliness from Dr. Malitz. He had no interesting in getting to know me or making me feel welcome to his practice. At the surgery center, he was snippy with the staff and not at all comforting during my procedure. I am satisfied with my results, but would hesitate...more
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in Evansville, IN |
Visited Dr. Malitz for an eye appointment needed new glasses... after my exam he then discussed Lazer Surgery when I told him I was not interested his whole attitude changed and he became rather nasty and left the room with no explation & his nurse came in. I guess Lazer is his Money Maker so he...more
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in Henderson, KY |
I am very pleased with my surgery on my eyes. I can see and read without glasses. Wonderful!
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in Terre Haute, IN |
Awesome experience. The Best! I have never seen better...
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Malitz accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Malitz has admitting privileges

Deaconess Hospital
600 Mary St
Evansville, IN 47710
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Methodist Hospital
1305 N Elm St
Henderson, KY 42420
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St. Vincent Evansville
3700 Washington Ave
Evansville, IN 47714
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St. Vincent Warrick
1116 Millis Ave
Boonville, IN 47601
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Terre Haute Regional Hospital
3901 S 7th St
Terre Haute, IN 47802
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University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
1800 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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